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 Monday, Jul 25 
Kosair's name coming off children's hospital (Louisville Courier Journal)
The name “Kosair” is coming off Children’s Hospital in a settlement of fiercely fought litigation between Kosair Charities and Norton Healthcare.

 Monday, Jul 25 
Deadly heat wave scorches central and eastern U.S. (WLKY)
Six heat-related deaths have been reported as dangerously high temperatures continue to scorch portions of the Eastern U.S. -- where heat advisories remain in effect into Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

 Friday, Jul 22 
Lincoln Co. ambulance service at risk of shutting down (WKYT)
Lincoln County officials say it’s a critical time for the ambulance service.

 Friday, Jul 22 
EMS react to five recent vehicular fatalities in Boyle Co. (WKYT)
Since late June, five people have died in car crashes in Boyle County. Emergency officials say going on those calls takes a toll on first responders, many of whom are volunteers.

 Friday, Jul 22 
Mike Swift — a look back at decades in emergency medical work (Glasgow Daily TImes)
Although he was a bit reluctant to say the decision was final when he first confirmed to the Daily Times earlier this week he was considering retirement soon, Barren County Coroner Mike Swift, who has been director of Barren-Metcalfe County Emergency Medical Services since its inception, said Thursday that it is happening.

 Friday, Jul 22 
Paramedic/EMT/Firefighter: City of Winchester, Winchester (Clark) KY

 Thursday, Jul 21 
3 critical financial indicators to watch (EMS1)
Understanding and measuring these 3 metrics provides leaders with a snapshot of their organization’s financial health.

 Thursday, Jul 21 
Fort Knox hospital transitioning into acute-care clinic (WKYT)
The hospital at Fort Knox is transitioning into an acute-care clinic.

 Thursday, Jul 21 
Full Time Paramedic: Ambulance Inc of Laurel County, London (Laurel) KY

 Wednesday, Jul 20 
A Dangerous Device: Time to Change (HEMS Critical Care)
Studies of prolonged manual ventilation with a bag-valve device is harmful and often increases patient mortality.

 Wednesday, Jul 20 
Narcan prices increase 'by 1000 percent or more' (EMS1)
The demand for the life-saving drug naloxone has risen, and companies have raised their prices.

 Wednesday, Jul 20 
6 useful sepsis assessment and treatment tips (EMS1)
Here's how EMS recognition and initiation of interventions can lower sepsis mortality.

 Tuesday, Jul 19 
Ambulance director, county coroner considering retirement (Glasgow Daily Times)
Mike Swift, director of Barren and Metcalfe counties' ambulance service since its inception more than 40 years ago as well as Barren County coroner, said he's talked with a couple of the ambulance service's board members about retiring soon.

 Tuesday, Jul 19 
Full Time Paramedic: Oldham County/Baptist EMS, Buckner (Oldham) KY

 Monday, Jul 18 
EMS director back to work after recovery (Elizabethtown News Enterprise)
Hardin County EMS director John Malcomson is transitioning back to work as he recovers from a dissecting aortic aneurysm.

 Monday, Jul 18 
Bill could give volunteer firefighters tax credit (Ashland Daily Independent)
A proposed bill could assist volunteer fire departments throughout Kentucky with recruiting new firefighters and compensating them for costs that come with the job.

 Monday, Jul 18 
Kentucky lawmakers and leaders weighing in on Baton Rouge shooting (WKYT)
Lawmakers, state leaders, and city leaders are weighing on the deadly shooting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Sunday.

 Monday, Jul 18 
PRN - Paramedic: Oldham County/Baptist EMS, La Grange (Oldham) KY

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